Frederick William Schaefer

Frederick William Schaefer

Birth
Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 28 Jun 2010 (aged 86)
Eden Prairie, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Section 31, Site 790
Memorial ID 54274546 · View Source
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Frederick William Schaefer, 86, of Bloomington, Minn., passed away peacefully June 28, 2010, surrounded by his family.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

He was born Oct. 18, 1923, in Adams, Minn.
Fred was a WWII Army Veteran and longtime parishioner of Nativity of Mary Catholic Church. He enjoyed life and brought smiles to everyone who knew him through his sense of humor and thoughtfulness.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Elizabeth Schaefer, and two brothers.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Bernice; children, Charles Schaefer, Steven (Barbara) Schaefer, Patricia (Christopher) Conroy and Pamela (Steven) Otteson; grandchildren, Jennifer, Patrick, Christina (Bernard Bartos), Kalyn, Stefanie and Kimberly; great-grandson, Colin; five brothers; four sisters; numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.
The family would like to thank the staff at The Colony at Eden Prairie for their support and care throughout the journey.

A mass of Christian burial will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, July 2, 2010, at the Church of the Nativity of Mary, 9900 Lyndale Ave. S., Bloomington. Visitation is Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Gill Brothers Funeral Chapel, 9947 Lyndale Ave. S. and one hour prior to mass at church. Interment is at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

If desired, memorials may be directed to the family to be donated in Frederick's memory.
Arrangements are by Gill Brothers, Bloomington Chapel.

Obituary from Austin Daily Herald, June 29, 2010.



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  • Created by: DaveVangsness
  • Added: 29 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54274546
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick William Schaefer (18 Oct 1923–28 Jun 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54274546, citing Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by DaveVangsness (contributor 16959198) .